Venus Woolard

F, b. circa 1868, d. before 1880

Citations

  1. [S126] 1870 Beaufort Co., N.C. Census.
  2. [S217] 1880 Beaufort Co., N.C. Census.

William H. Woolard

M, b. circa 1857

Citations

  1. [S217] 1880 Beaufort Co., N.C. Census.

Caroline Word

F, b. circa 1795
  • Birth*: Caroline Word was born circa 1795 at NC.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Adams Word and Justiana Dickinson.
  • Marriage*: Caroline Word married William Faulkner, son of Joseph Forkner and (?) Forkner, on 1 June 1816 at Surry Co., NC; According to Surry Co. Marriages page 64; William Faulkner married Caroline Word 1 June 1816; Thomas A. Word was bondsman.1
  • Census: Caroline Word appeared on the census of 7 October 1850 at Union, Ste. Genevieve Co., MO. Caroline Vance/Nance is living with Allen Vance/Nance? Allen is 52 years old and a farmer. He has real estate valued at $100. Also living with them are 5 "Fockner" children. Living next to them is Joseph T. Fockner, age 27, and his family. Joseph is Caroline's brother-in-law.2
  • Census*: She appeared on the census of 4 August 1860 at Ripley, Tippah Co., MS. She is 62 years old and was born in Georgia. She is living with her son William C. Falkner.3

Family: William Faulkner b. c 1795, d. c 1842

Citations

  1. [S257] Brent H. Holcomb, Marriages of Surry County, N.C. 1779-1868, pg 64.
  2. [S1214] 1850 St. Genevieve Co., Mo. Census, page 247b.
  3. [S650] 1860 Tippah Co., Miss. Census.

Eleanor Word1

F, b. 3 June 1779
  • Birth*: Eleanor Word was born on 3 June 1779 at NC.1
  • Marriage*: She married John Hooper circa 1800.1

Family: John Hooper b. c 1778

Citations

  1. [S41] Jo White Linn, Surry County N.C. Will Abstracts Vol 1-3 1771-1827, pg 30.

Elizabeth A. Word1

F, b. circa 1812
  • Birth*: Elizabeth A. Word was born circa 1812 at NC.1
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Adams Word and Justiana Dickinson.1
  • Marriage*: Elizabeth A. Word married Charles W. Humphreys circa 1829.2
  • Census*: Elizabeth A. Word appeared on the census of 9 September 1850 at Tippah Co., MS. Elizabeth A. is 38 years old. She and her children are living with husband Charles W. Humphreys, age 50. Charles is a farmer and has real estate valued at $1,000.3

Family: Charles W. Humphreys b. c 1800

Citations

  1. [S1216] Joel Williamson, William Faulkner and Southern History, pg 16.
  2. [S1216] Joel Williamson, William Faulkner and Southern History.
  3. [S651] 1850 Tippah Co., Miss. Census.

Elizabeth Adams Word1

F, b. 3 June 1776, d. 4 October 1858

Family: Matthew Brooks Hooper b. 16 Jun 1768, d. 11 Oct 1856

Citations

  1. [S41] Jo White Linn, Surry County N.C. Will Abstracts Vol 1-3 1771-1827, pg 30.
  2. [S2094] Unknown author, Obadiah Hooper, Sr. Family Tree.

James Dickinson Word

M, b. 17 March 1797, d. 30 May 1890

Family 1: Nancy Forkner b. c 1795

Family 2: Mrs. Jane B. Hooper

Citations

  1. [S649] Unknown compiler, "The Money Tree", Ancestral File.
  2. [S257] Brent H. Holcomb, Marriages of Surry County, N.C. 1779-1868, pg 225.
  3. [S1540] Unknown volume, Georgia Marriages 1699 - 1944, unknown repository.
  4. [S950] The Atlanta Constiturion, 13 Jun 1890.
  5. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

John Jackson Word1,2

M, b. 20 April 1843, d. 19 October 1909

Citations

  1. [S1190] 1850 Marshall Co., MS Census, pg 365.
  2. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Joshua Word1

M, b. 8 February 1775
  • Birth*: Joshua Word was born on 8 February 1775 at NC.1
  • Marriage*: He married Elizabeth Hooper circa 1795.2

Family: Elizabeth Hooper b. c 1776

Citations

  1. [S41] Jo White Linn, Surry County N.C. Will Abstracts Vol 1-3 1771-1827.
  2. [S41] Jo White Linn, Surry County N.C. Will Abstracts Vol 1-3 1771-1827, pg 30.

Justiana Word1

F, b. circa 1841, d. 23 June 1889

Citations

  1. [S1190] 1850 Marshall Co., MS Census, pg 365.
  2. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Justiana Dickinson Word

F, b. 21 October 1815, d. 18 September 1898
  • Birth*: Justiana Dickinson Word was born on 21 October 1815 at NC.1
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Adams Word and Justiana Dickinson.
  • Marriage*: Justiana Dickinson Word married John Wesley Thompson on 24 July 1834.2
  • Census*: Justiana Dickinson Word appeared on the census of 2 September 1850 at Tippah Co., MS. She is 34 years old and was born in N.C. She is living with her husband John W. Thompson, age 41, born N.C. They have no children. John is a lawyer and has real estate valued at $1,500.3
  • (Witness) Census: She appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 in the household of John Wesley Thompson Falkner at Ripley, Tippah Co., MS; He is 31 years old and employed as a lawyer. His aunt Justina Thompson, wife of John Wesley Thompson, is living with him and his family.4,5
  • Death*: Justiana Dickinson Word died on 18 September 1898 at Tippah Co., MS, at age 82 .1
  • Burial*: She was buried circa 19 September 1898 at Rucker Cemetery, Ripley, Tippah Co., MS.1

Family: John Wesley Thompson b. 28 Apr 1809, d. 21 Jun 1873

Citations

  1. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.
  2. [S523] Unknown author, Ancestry.Com.
  3. [S651] 1850 Tippah Co., Miss. Census.
  4. [S498] 1880 Mississippi Census.
  5. [S2097] 1880 Tippah Co., MS Census.

Martha Word1

F, b. 2 September 1770
  • Birth*: Martha Word was born on 2 September 1770 at NC.1
  • Marriage*: She married David Humphries circa 1790.1

Family: David Humphries b. c 1770

Citations

  1. [S41] Jo White Linn, Surry County N.C. Will Abstracts Vol 1-3 1771-1827, pg 30.

Sarah Mary Elizabeth Word1,2

F, b. 7 September 1849, d. 1 June 1929

Citations

  1. [S1190] 1850 Marshall Co., MS Census.
  2. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Thomas Adams Word

M, b. 12 December 1768, d. 12 February 1831
  • Birth*: Thomas Adams Word was born on 12 December 1768 at Mount Airy, Surry Co., NC.1
  • Marriage*: He married Justiana Dickinson on 15 February 1792 at Surry Co., NC.2
  • Deed*: Thomas Adams Word recorded a deed on 27 December 1794 at Surry Co., NC. Lewis Forkner, Edmond Hodges, and Obed Baker, Elders of the Baptist Church in the Hollow Settlement were given 10 acres of land on Loville Creek at t he middle fork of Ararat River. The land is contained in a tract granted to Charles Word by the State of N.C.. The land was given in consideration of the real desire he has to promote the worship of the only true God and the encouragement of schools of useful knowledge.3
  • Deed*: He recorded a deed on 27 December 1794 at Surry Co., NC. He deeded to Lewis Forkner, Edmund Hodges, and Obediah Baker, Elders of Baptist Church in Hollow Settlement, for the "desire said Word has to promote worship of the only true God and encouragement of Schools of Knowledge," 10 acres on Lovins Creek, middle fork of Tarrarat River, Donaldsons School House Branch; part of state grant to Charles Word (specifies Elders give free priviledge for worship of God of other established churches except when in use by Baptists, to keep up Schools and by no means erect Dwelling houses, houses of public drinking places or any other practice of immorality). Wit: richard Laurance, Matthew Davis, John McKinney, Sr.(There are loose estates papers at the NC Archives.)4
  • (Witness) Deed: He witnessed the deed of Lewis Sr. Forkner on 20 July 1795 at Surry Co., NC; Lewis Forkner purchased 100 acres from David Humphreys for 150 pounds Virginia Currency. The property was formerly property of Thomas Smith by deed 3 Apr 1780 on waters of Renfroe Creek where public waggon road crosses said creek. Wit: Benjamin Humphreys and Thomas A. Word.5
  • (Witness) Deed: Thomas Adams Word witnessed the deed of Isaac Forkner on 1 November 1797 at Surry Co., NC; Isaac purchased 40 acres, for 100 pounds, lying on both sides of the Ararat River at the middle fork from Benjamin Lawrence. Wit: Thomas A. Word, John Lawrence and Joseph Johnson.6
  • (Witness) Deed: Thomas Adams Word witnessed the deed of Lewis Sr. Forkner on 9 July 1798 at Surry Co., NC; Lewis purchased from Solomon Lowry a house and fifty acres of land on Cadler Creek for 100 pounds.7
  • (Witness) Deed: Thomas Adams Word witnessed the deed of Pleasant Fortner and William Jr. Forkner on 9 February 1801 at Surry Co., NC; William Forkner gave 165 acres to Pleasant Forkner in consideration for the good will and affection that I have and do bear toward my well beloved son. The property described as being on Renfroes Creek fork of the Aravat River. The deed was witnessed by Thomas A. Word, Isaac Forkner and John Creed.8
  • (Witness) Marriage: Thomas Adams Word witnessed the marriage of James Dickinson Word and Nancy Forkner on 11 October 1816 at Surry Co., NC; Thomas A. Word was the bondsman for the marriage of James Word and Nancy Forkner on 11 Oct 1816 in Surry Co. N.C. per Surry Co. Marriages page 225.9
  • Death*: Thomas Adams Word died on 12 February 1831 at Habersham Co., GA, at age 62 .1

Family: Justiana Dickinson b. Mar 1776, d. 20 Feb 1865

Citations

  1. [S649] Unknown compiler, "The Money Tree", Ancestral File.
  2. [S257] Brent H. Holcomb, Marriages of Surry County, N.C. 1779-1868, page 225.
  3. [S2544] Surry Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book F, page 173.
  4. [S41] Jo White Linn, Surry County N.C. Will Abstracts Vol 1-3 1771-1827.
  5. [S264] Mrs. W. O. Absher, Surry County, N.C. Deeds Books D, E, and F 1779-1797.
  6. [S2544] Surry Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book H, page 76.
  7. [S2544] Surry Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book H, page 88.
  8. [S2544] Surry Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book K, page 165.
  9. [S257] Brent H. Holcomb, Marriages of Surry County, N.C. 1779-1868, pg 225.
  10. [S1216] Joel Williamson, William Faulkner and Southern History, pg 16.

Thomas Jefferson Word

M, b. 6 February 1805, d. 25 May 1890

Thomas Jefferson Word

Family: Mary Elizabeth Jackson b. 2 Mar 1822, d. 13 Mar 1852

Citations

  1. [S1190] 1850 Marshall Co., MS Census, pg 365.
  2. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com, Col. Thomas Jefferson Word's Texas burial.
  3. [S1190] 1850 Marshall Co., MS Census.

Thomas Jefferson Word Jr.1

M, b. 14 November 1848, d. 7 June 1922

Citations

  1. [S1190] 1850 Marshall Co., MS Census.
  2. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

William Word1

M, b. 19 May 1772
  • Birth*: William Word was born on 19 May 1772 at NC.1
  • Marriage*: He married Elizabeth Bryson circa 1792.1
  • Deed*: William Word recorded a deed on 3 March 1801 at Surry Co., NC. Lewis purchased from William Word for $150, 30 acres on the east side of Ararat River at the middle fork.2

Family: Elizabeth Bryson b. c 1772

Citations

  1. [S41] Jo White Linn, Surry County N.C. Will Abstracts Vol 1-3 1771-1827, pg 30.
  2. [S2544] Surry Co., N.C. Deeds unknown file number, Book I, page 279.

Jane Worrel

F, b. circa 1802, d. 29 July 1887

Family: Green Renn b. c 1800, d. c 1877

Citations

  1. [S5] Warren Co., N.C. 1860 Census.
  2. [S21] N.C. Marriage Bonds unknown file number, pg 8879.

Catherine Kitty Worrell1

F, b. circa 1817

Family: Doctor Mansfield Duke b. c 1810

Citations

  1. [S992] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriage Collection 1741-2004, www.Ancestry.com.
  2. [S65] 1850 Granville Co., N.C. Census.

Betsy Josephine "Joe" Worsley1

F, b. 19 August 1925, d. 10 November 2003

Family: James Eldridge Parkin b. 10 Aug 1924, d. 21 Nov 2008

Citations

  1. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Joseph Marion Worsley1

M, b. 1 December 1903, d. 12 April 1979

Family: Sally Genora Renn b. 6 Jul 1904, d. 8 Oct 1977

Citations

  1. [S1414] Franklin Co., N.C. Marriage License unknown file number.
  2. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.
  3. [S865] Unknown author, N.C. Birth Index 1800 - 2000.
  4. [S971] Unknown author, Florida Death Index 1877 - 1998.

Andrew Lynn Wortham1

M, b. 3 September 1926, d. 6 February 2014

Family: Phyllis Rose Gupton

Citations

  1. [S1169] David H. Gupton, Faulkner.
  2. [S992] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriage Collection 1741-2004, www.Ancestry.com.
  3. [S522] The Daily Dispatch, 7 Feb 2014.

John D. Wortham1

M, b. 17 July 1842, d. 5 May 1923

Family: Mary Jane Renn b. 18 May 1856, d. 8 Jul 1910

Citations

  1. [S242] Henderson Gold Leaf, 5 May 1887.
  2. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Lillian Beatrice Wortham1

F, b. 24 May 1915, d. 5 January 1995

Family 1: James Ira Renn b. 1 May 1915, d. 5 Sep 1967

Family 2: Theodore Darrell Hedgepeth b. c 1928, d. 11 Apr 2005

Citations

  1. [S2364] Unknown volume, Virginia Marriage Records 1936-2014, www.Ancestry.com.
  2. [S2354] Unknown volume, Social Security Applications & Claims Index, 1936 - 2007, unknown repository.
  3. [S992] Unknown volume, North Carolina Marriage Collection 1741-2004, www.Ancestry.com.

Lottie Wortham

F, b. 26 January 1891, d. 1 November 1983

Family: Jesse Thomas Hester b. 6 Aug 1889, d. 4 Apr 1970

Citations

  1. [S849] Unknown author, North Carolina Death Collection, 1908 -2004.
  2. [S138] Unknown volume, Vance Co., N.C. Marriage Register, Register of Deeds Vance Co., NC Courthouse.

Mamie Alice Wortham1

F, b. 18 April 1890, d. 10 June 1911

Citations

  1. [S1213] Unknown author, Findagrave.com.

Richard A. Wortham1

M, b. 8 July 1875, d. 7 October 1960

Family: Eula Jones b. 5 Apr 1880, d. 14 Jan 1946

  • Ollie H. Wortham2
  • Allie Wortham2
  • Fredie Wortham2
  • Annie B. Wortham2
  • Viola Wortham2
  • John D. Wortham2

Citations

  1. [S1099] Unknown volume, Lenoir Co., N.C. Death Certificate, www.Ancestry.com.
  2. [S626] 1910 Granville Co., N.C. Census.

Hyrum Worthington1

M, b. circa 1874

Family: Hannah Forkner b. c 1876

Citations

  1. [S1992] Unknown volume, Utah County Marriages, 1887 - 1937, unknown repository.
  2. [S1987] Unknown volume, California County Marriages 1850 - 1952, unknown repository.

Spencer Forkner Worthington1

M, b. 1898

Citations

  1. [S1987] Unknown volume, California County Marriages 1850 - 1952, unknown repository.

Agnes Wren

F, b. circa 1858